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News Canada » Alberta: Graham Thomson: B.C. uncorks bottle of chutzpah in trade war with Alberta

News channel or source: http://edmontonjournal.com/opinion/columnists/graham-thomson-b-c-uncorks-bottle-of-chutzpah-in-trade-war-with-alberta
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

undercut British Columbia’s wine industry and pitted Canada’s only two NDP governments against each other. And that was only the beginning. Now, we have the B.C. government challenging Alberta’s retaliatory wine boycott on the grounds that one ...

News Canada » Alberta: B.C. 'can lawyer up if they want to,' says Alberta minister in response to wine ban challenge

News channel or source: http://www.metronews.ca/news/vancouver/2018/02/21/b-c-can-lawyer-up-if-they-want-to.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

While Bilous said he hates that businesses are getting caught in the cross-fires of the dispute, he said the B.C. government is holding Alberta and the rest of Canada hostage on a project that’s already received federal approval. “The message is gettin ...

News Canada » Alberta: Roasting for a cause: Alberta coffee startup aims to help first responders

News channel or source: https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/roasting-for-a-cause-alberta-coffee-startup-aims-to-help-first-responders-1.3813971
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A southern Alberta woman is using her startup coffee business to cope ... called “Bravery Blends” where a portion of proceeds are donated to Wounded Warriors Canada, which works to support Canada’s ill and injured military members, veterans and ...

News Canada » Alberta: Court challenge coming by B.C. Wine Institute against Alberta wine ban

News channel or source: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/court-challenge-launched-b-c-184155321.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Alberta Economic Development Minister Deron Bilous said in an interview that the pipeline bottleneck is costing Alberta — and Canada — billions of dollars and lost jobs due to discounted oil prices. He said Alberta will fight the court application and ...

News Canada » Alberta: Copart Canada Moves to a New Facility in Calgary

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/copart-canada-moves-facility-calgary-123000032.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Alberta. Copart has moved its current operations in Calgary to this new location, located at 7530 84 Street SE in Rocky View County. In conjunction with the grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony on December 7, 2017, Copart Canada also hosted its first ...

News Canada » Alberta: Canada's Alberta sets out rules for recreational pot shops

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/16/reuters-america-canadas-alberta-sets-out-rules-for-recreational-pot-shops.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Feb 16 (Reuters) - Alberta said on Friday recreational marijuana will be sold in licensed private retail stores to be overseen by a government regulator, as the energy-rich province unveiled its guidelines for pot just months before it is legalized in Canada.

News Canada » Alberta: Canada: Alberta Court confirms letter of credit not subject to stay of proceedings under BIA

News channel or source: https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=1b81aa76-c9c1-4810-8730-b25a6ceb235c
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In Tri-State Signature Homes Ltd, Re, 2017 ABQB 587, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench ruled that the statutory stay of proceedings under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (BIA) does not prevent a creditor of the insolvent person from demanding payment ...

News Canada » Alberta: British Columbia Challenges Alberta Wine Ban in Oil Row

News channel or source: https://money.usnews.com/investing/news/articles/2018-02-19/british-columbia-challenges-alberta-wine-ban-in-oil-row
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - British Columbia said on Monday that it will formally challenge a ban of its wine by Alberta under Canada's national free-trade pact, as a battle between the two provinces over a crude oil pipeline expansion project rages on.

News Canada » Alberta: Alberta — B.C. dispute heats up over Trans Mountain pipeline

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/politics/alberta-b-c-dispute-heats-up-over-trans-mountain-pipeline/article/514977
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Right away, the Alberta government and Premier Rachel Notley reacted. Notley saw B.C.’s actions as a threat to Canada’s constitution and a breach of interprovincial trade rules and she said the province would take legal action to stop B.C. “Just ...

News Canada » Alberta: Alberta forest town shakes as frackers drill for light oil

News channel or source: http://www.standard.net/Business/2018/02/10/Alberta-forest-town-shakes-as-frackers-drill-for-light-oil.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

In the Western Alberta town of Fox Creek, roughnecks shuffle through hotel lobbies, freight trucks choke slushy streets and, every once in a while, tremors shake the earth. Welcome to Canada’s biggest shale boom. Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell, Encana ...